Global Life Science & Healthcare

Whilst you advance the future of healthcare, we help your company scale and grow.

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Subsector Experience


  • Biopharma
  • Diagnostics & Tools
  • Health Tech
  • Medical Devices

We work with companies just like yours
 

Our clients span key sectors of life sciences and healthcare.

 
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*All companies listed above are independent third parties and not affiliated with SVB Financial Group.

Our life science and healthcare experts can support your business's growth

 

Exclusive insights and access to markets, companies and investors.

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Nooman Haque
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Managing Director, Life Science & Healthcare
Nooman leads a team dedicated to supporting early, growth-stage and established EMEA and multinational businesses in all sectors of life sciences.
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Sophie Ehrlich
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Director, HealthTech
Sophie is a HealthTech banker at Silicon Valley Bank (SVB) in London and focuses on supporting innovative digital health and medical device companies across the EMEA region.
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Emily Pilkington
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Senior Vice President
Emily supports innovative biopharma clients and works with founders, C-suite and investors to provide banking and lending solutions that support client innovation and growth.

Make Next Happen Now - Jump start your business

 
The banking, tools, expertise and connections to help you accelerate growth. 
 

Focus

 
We specialise in the Innovation Economy. It's what we've done for nearly 40 years. It's what we know. Start with us and we'll take you from Ambition to Beyond Imagination.
 

Connections

 
With nearly 40 years in the industry, we are well connected to key players in the tech ecosystem with experience in supporting companies from start up to unicorn status. 
What we do: 

Leverage our relationships with VCs, Accelerators & Investors
  • Founder and investor networking events
  • Corporate connections
  • International businesses seeking tech partners 
 

Knowledge

 
Growing a startup is hard work and there's a lot of specialist knowledge involved. In addition to our experts, we've curated a set of content programmes that will support you through your key milestones.
What we do:
  • Receive guidance and insights about growing your startup
  • Webinars with experts
  • Regular "Meet the Investor" VC sessions

Healthcare trends reveal venture funding set new record


Healthcare venture fundraising almost doubled over the previous year, with phenomenal growth across sub-sectors: biopharma, health tech, dx/tools and device. Download our report for a deep dive into the current healthcare landscape and critical trends to watch.

Innovate Next: Insights from leaders in healthcare


Access replays from the 2021 event featuring global leaders and experts taking healthcare to the next level.
"With Healthcare in the spotlight, our unique expertise is helping clients navigate, grow, expand globally and succeed."

Sophie Ehrlich
Director, HealthTech
SVB, UK

Banking solutions tailored for innovation businesses

 
Whatever your stage of business, SVB has a comprehensive set of banking products and solutions that are designed to help support your business scale and grow for success. 
 

Cash Management Solutions

Effectively plan, monitor and manage your cash with our range of solutions.  Learn more
 

Financing Solutions

Fund your growth cost-effectively whilst maintaining control. Learn more
 

Foreign Exchange

Leverage tailored strategies to manage currency exposure and volatility. Learn more
 

Venture Debt

Fund more time, resources and progress - while minimising equity dilution. 
 

US Expansion

Our connections enable smooth expansion into a top global market.

Are you ready to kick-start your journey with SVB?

 

Supporting advances in life science and healthcare - together.
Current client? Contact your Relationship Manager to learn more.

Become a client

We go beyond banking solutions to support your success

 
Whatever your stage of business, SVB has a comprehensive set of banking products and solutions that are designed to help support your business scale and grow for success.
 

Networking and Roundtable Events

Opportunities to network with your peers, investors and industry icons by attending SVB dinners and happy hours that are open exclusively to SVB clients.
 

Product Support

Take advantage of our treasury management expertise to learn about options, so you can help determine what might work best for your company – whether how to finance growth or to position yourself to attract investors. Learn more
 

Events

Access to gain valuable connections, insights and key learnings for your business and industry at exclusive SVB curated client events. Learn more
 

Market Risk Solutions

Services available that can support your business as you look for options to help protect your international revenues, move money across borders safely and cost-effectively, and help manage your risk. Learn more

We help support businesses at every stage


With over 35 years of experience, SVB has products, services and deep expertise that can help support your business as you strive to reach the next stage of growth.
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Core banking and financial services whether you are an early stage startup or scaling to Series A.

 

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Banking and financial services for managing cash flow and helping you gain traction to meet key milestones for Series B rounds and beyond.



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Comprehensive banking and financial services to help your company scale, go global or plan for a buyout.